Lydia Denworth

Lydia Denworth

Lydia Denworth is a science writer and author of I Can Hear You Whisper: An Intimate Journey through the Science of Sound and Language, an investigation into hearing, sound, brain plasticity and Deaf culture inspired by the discovery that her youngest son was deaf. Her work has appeared in Scientific American Mind, Parents, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Redbook and many other publications. Her first book, Toxic Truth: A Scientist, a Doctor and the Battle over Lead told the story of two men who were among the first to recognize the dangers of lead contamination and then risked their careers and reputations to do something about it.

Contact Lydia Denworth

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.

Author of

Brain Waves

Examinging the Science of Perception, Language and Learning